Thursday news roundup

Yesterday’s executive order by Mayor Burgess tops this morning’s news.

Seattle Times, Crosscut, The Stranger, SeattleMet, Seattle Weekly, KUOW, KING, KIRO, and MyNorthwest all report on the executive order issued by Mayor Burgess yesterday to set up an internal office for managing secondary work by off-duty police officers.

Puget Sound Business Journal writes that state Attorney General Bob Ferguson has a difficult task in picking sides over the City of Seattle’s new income tax.

The Boston Globe reports on the good and bad for Seattle in hosting Amazon’s headquarters.

Real Change covers the creation of a panel to review Seattle’s unsanctioned homeless encampment “sweeps.”

Crosscut and Curbed report on the ongoing legal challenges to construction of a new Youth Services Center.

Erica C. Barnett interviewed Council candidate Jon Grant.

 

 

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